The Canadian Children's Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing, illustrating and publishing of Canadian books for young readers.

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Family of Terra May-Kremer Makes Donation in Their Daughter’s Name

Terra was an amazing nine-year-old inside and out. She loved fantasy books and information books about nature, space, and science. Being read to by her family, hospital teachers, and care...

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Wallace Edwards (1957-2022)

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of beloved Canadian children’s book illustrator Wallace Edwards, affectionately referred to as Wally, on December 25, 2022.

Born in Ottawa, Ontario,...

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Aubrey Davis (1949–2022)

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Aubrey Davis. Born in Toronto, Ontario, in 1949, Aubrey grew up loving to read Greek myths, Tom Sawyer, and...

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Call for Submissions: 2023 CCBC Book Awards

The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is now accepting submissions for its English-language children’s book awards. In total, seven...

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We’re Looking for a Web Designer: Deadline Extended to January 13

Toronto (December 13, 2022) The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is excited to announce that we are now issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for a redesign of our website,...

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